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Courtesy Columbia/Tri-Star HollywoodOne of Hollywood’s most famous taxi drivers was Travis Bickle

I Drive SF: Guilty of driving a cab

Driving a cab in San Francisco is like wearing a target around…

Courtesy Columbia/Tri-Star HollywoodOne of Hollywood’s most famous taxi drivers was Travis Bickle
MIKE KOOZMIN/S.F. EXAMINERWhen everyone is standing on sidewalks with their heads buried in their smartphones. the taxi meter hardly moves all night.

I Drive SF: A bizarre drive with a happy ending

After waiting an hour for an available cab, the window guy finally…

MIKE KOOZMIN/S.F. EXAMINERWhen everyone is standing on sidewalks with their heads buried in their smartphones. the taxi meter hardly moves all night.

Taxi driver fatally strikes female pedestrian in SF

A taxi driver fatally struck a female pedestrian in San Francisco's Nob…

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. ExaminerLeap buses have plenty of comfort

On Guard: Is Leap Muni’s Uber moment?

Reclaimed wood tables. Leather seats. Iced tea and Wi-Fi. Stepping onto a…

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. ExaminerLeap buses have plenty of comfort

Taxicab strikes saloon after colliding with Uber vehicle in Mission Dolores

A taxicab struck a neighborhood saloon after colliding with an Uber vehicle…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File photoThe SFMTA is entering an advertising campaign with Flywheel

SF taxi driver supply continues to decline as Muni plans another ad campaign

A year after The City started running "Know What You're Getting Into"…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File photoThe SFMTA is entering an advertising campaign with Flywheel
A cab driver was cut off twice by another driver before his cellphone was taken from him in Potrero Hill on Thursday.

Cabbie robbed at knife-point in SoMa

A taxi driver was robbed by a customer at knife-point in the…

A cab driver was cut off twice by another driver before his cellphone was taken from him in Potrero Hill on Thursday.

Dispatch system would help solve S.F. cab hassles

As most people who have tried it know: Catching a cab in…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoPick-me-up: Uber

Uber enlists qualified taxi drivers to join network

Cabdrivers and their long-suffering passengers might have new means to connect with…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoPick-me-up: Uber
https://www.facebook.com/sidecr/photos_streamSidecar was granted a permit by San Francisco International Airport as part of an extended pilot program to study the impact on airport congestion.

Sidecar app connects drivers with car-less passenger

Drivers with an empty seat in their car can find people in…

https://www.facebook.com/sidecr/photos_streamSidecar was granted a permit by San Francisco International Airport as part of an extended pilot program to study the impact on airport congestion.
SF Examiner file photoSome San Francisco taxi drivers prefer being paid in cash instead of accepting credit cards

Cash is still king for San Francisco cabbies who protest credit card fees

Taxi passengers in The City are complaining about being left out in…

SF Examiner file photoSome San Francisco taxi drivers prefer being paid in cash instead of accepting credit cards
A SFMTA proposal would equip cab lights with a series of distinct hues — one color to indicate if a car is open

Lights atop San Francisco taxi cabs may see colorful makeover

Figuring out if a cab is available has always been a bit…

A SFMTA proposal would equip cab lights with a series of distinct hues — one color to indicate if a car is open

San Francisco council’s vote raises questions about cab credit card fees

Credit card fees for taxi drivers, an issue that has led to…

Outpatient attempts to register stolen taxi at DMV

WHO: Jermaine GrosseWHAT: Authorities in Contra Costa County say Grosse, just after…

Sacramento cab rider leaves tip after pulling knife on driver

A Sacramento taxi passenger might have an anger problem, but he is…

Taxi providers seek more cars

Nearly 25 percent of people who call San Francisco’s Yellow Cab for…

Driver's decisions leading up to fiery crash questioned

It may be a week before investigators determine the exact cause of…

Scaled-down plan for taxi medallions launches

The sale of taxi medallions — the oft-debated, much-hyped plan that was…

SFMTA's taxi medallion plan could take next step

A new entity could be created to drive forward the long-stalled plan…

Medallion plan seeks cash for city coffers

A new proposal to change the way San Francisco’s coveted taxi medallions…